• Management Board
  • Unpaid
  • Glasgow or Remote
  • Closing 13th December 2023

  • Advertised from 13th November 2023


Welcome to the founding stage of believe-IN Educational Services for Change and Growth in Adulthood, SCIO! We are excited to invite passionate and dedicated individuals to join us as Trustees and contribute to the establishment and development of our charity organisation. Our mission is to inspire humanity through education for change and growth, focusing on adulthood. If you are enthusiastic about shaping the future and making a meaningful impact, we want you on our team!

About believe-IN

At believe-IN, we are committed to being facilitators of change for individuals and organisations in transitions. Our mission is to provide lifelong educational services that empower adults to manage life changes effectively, fostering growth and preventing psychological declines. Grounded in humanistic principles, our values of Knowledge, Education, Leadership, Integrity, and Courage guide us in creating exceptional life outcomes for all.

We operate with a one-stop-shop concept, offering a variety of educational and training programs, activities, and initiatives to help individuals develop essential life skills, enhance personal development, and improve overall well-being during critical life changes.

Our Social Impact

Inspired by lifespan developmental psychology and human rights principles, believe-IN strives to create a brighter, more empowered future. We believe in providing a holistic and inclusive platform accessible to all, fostering a more harmonious and equitable society for everyone.

The Trustee Role

As a Trustee, you will be a key decision-maker, responsible for supporting the organisation's direction, values, and governance structure. Your dedication and leadership will be essential in shaping believe-IN's future. We are specifically seeking individuals for the following roles:

1) Treasurer:

- Finance professional with knowledge of charity finance (an advantage) or other accountancy background.

- Strategic thinker with the ability to balance risk and opportunity.

- Clear communicator, able to bring financial information alive to non-finance specialists.

- Willing to play an active role in areas such as forecasting, setting budgets, and liaising with auditors.

2) Fundraising Professional:

- Knowledge of charity fundraising (an advantage) or a willingness to learn.

- Strategic thinker with the ability to balance risk and opportunity.

- Background in management, fundraising, or community development.

3) Community Development Professional:

- Knowledge of charity Community Development Professional (an advantage) or an academic background and willingness to learn.

- Strategic thinker with the ability to balance risk and opportunity.

- Academic background in management, fundraising, or community development.

We are looking for individuals who bring energy, enthusiasm, and commitment to the role, broadening the diversity of thinking on our board.

Application notes

Applications can be made by sending a conventional CV (2-page max) and a covering letter (2-page max) outlining your interest and suitability for the role. Please send these via email to

The closing date for applications is 13th of December 2023.

Join us in creating a world where everyone believes in themselves and can make the life they wish and deserve happen!